‘Shall We Dance?’ and the Legacy of the Waltz

January 15, 2020

The National Society of Arts and Letters held its 11th Annual Viennese Ball Nov. 9 at the Cosmos Club, where gala attendees waltzed into the wee hours. Gala chairs, Laura […]

City Tavern Celebrates 60th Anniversary

December 18, 2019

Supporters gathered Nov. 23 to celebrate the founders of the City Tavern Association for their efforts in 1959 to restore the iconic federal landmark on M Street — a tavern […]

‘Ending Cancer Starts With Georgetown Lombardi’


For more than 33 years, the Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center has worked to fight and end cancer. Under the leadership of the 2019 co-chairs and including the National Football […]

Knock Out Abuse: Stand Up, Speak Out

December 4, 2019

Speakers at the 26th Annual Knock Out and Abuse Gala held at the Ritz Carlton Nov. 7 focused on awareness and speaking out on domestic violence incidences that occur every […]

Dave Chappelle Takes a Mark Twain

November 6, 2019

Hometown favorite Dave Chappelle received the 22nd annual Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize for American Humor Oct. 27 — with tributes from yasiin bey, Neal Brennan, Common, Bradley Cooper, Morgan […]

Katy Perry, Others Sing for THEARC


The David Lynch Foundation hosted a “Silence the Violence” benefit concert at the Anthem Oct. 11, featuring Norah Jones, Mavis Staples and Katy Perry, along with the Celebration Gospel Choir […]

Tennis Shoes, Tributes at Southeast Tennis and Learning Center 

November 4, 2019

Accolades and tributes abounded for community supporters, sports figures and political leaders, including Mayor Muriel Bowser, publicist Raymone Bain and NBA star Isiah Thomas.

African Look at Black Caucus Gala

September 25, 2019

The quintessential African look stole the show at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Gala, when all CBC Senate and House members strolled onto the Washington Convention’s ballroom stage Sept. 15, […]

Wolf Trap’s Summer Swan Song with the Gipsy Kings

September 11, 2019

The stars were all aligned for a magical evening on Sept. 8 at Wolf Trap’s Filene Center to celebrate the end of the summer season, featuring internationally acclaimed musicians, the […]

‘Go Bo’ – Surviving Cancer Through Family, Friends and fun


A crowd of costumed guests gathered Sept. 6 for the 15th Annual Go Bo benefit at the Georgetown home of Ben and Deb Johns to support the Family Relief Fund […]